Everyone agrees: I don’t want to change my behavior! Yet, Life is dying on our planet. See the Bumblebee picture to the left for an example of a much reduced species. What a huge disconnect! This week’s post recommends a website blog by Rob Mielcarski, see here. Each of the quotes below, and the many more that […]
Archives for October 2017
“That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.” . ― Christopher Hitchens, author, columnist, essayist, orator, religious and literary critic, social critic, and journalist.
The State of Canada’s forests report 2017 Menu Canada has rich forest resources and we manage them sustainably. Through The State of Canada’s Forests Annual Report, Natural Resources Canada provides the only national snap shot of Canada’s forests and forest industry. We’ve been tracking our journey towards sustainable forest management for 27 years. This year we […]
The Netherlands is a small, densely populated country, with more than 1,300 inhabitants per square mile. It’s bereft of almost every resource long thought to be necessary for large-scale agriculture. Yet it’s the globe’s number two exporter of food as measured by value, second only to the United States, which has 270 times its landmass. […]
“It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it!” Aberman says it’s time to broaden our definition of innovation. To grow our economy, we need to stop unicorn hunting and reset why innovation matters. Innovation should matter to Canadians if for no other reason than the […]